Last Updated: 2009-08-20

Patrolman James W. Crowder
End of Watch: Thursday, September 5, 1957

Patrolman James W. Crowder

Biographical information



Tour of Duty:

9 months

Badge number:

Not available

Incident Details

Cause of Death:

Vehicle pursuit

Date of Incident:

Thursday, September 5, 1957

Weapon Used:

Not available

Suspect Info:

Not available


Patrolman Crowder was killed in an automobile accident while pursuing a speeding wagon on Hopkins Road. The patrol wagon flipped over as they rounded a curve and Patrolman Crowder received fatal injuries.

Patrolman Crowder had been with the agency for only nine months.

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